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Ricardo Felix is Appointed Partner as Hong Kong Team Grows

We're excited to announce that Asante has recently appointed Ricardo Felix, Head of Asia-Pacific, to Partner.

Asante Capital congratulates its partner on the final closing of Harbert Infrastructure Fund VI (‘HIF VI’)

We are pleased to announce the final closing of Harbert Infrastructure Fund VI ( ‘HIF VI’) on September 30, 2022. HIF VI secured $905 million in fund and related co-investment commitments to invest in HIF VI’s portfolio of North American power and renewable energy opportunities. 

Private-Equity Firms Look to Foreign Cash as U.S. Pension Funds Struggle

One of our Managing Partners, Fraser van Rensburg, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article by Chris Cumming about American private-equity firms collecting more money from abroad.

Potentia Capital closes Fund II at AUD 635 million hard cap

We are pleased to announce the successful first and final closing of Potentia Capital Fund II (the ‘Fund’) at its AUD 635 million hard cap (including GP commitment). The Fund was oversubscribed, surpassing its target fund size of AUD 500 million, and the hard cap was increased.

Melior Equity Partners Closes Melior Equity Partners Fund II on €160m

We are delighted to announce the close of Melior Equity Partners Fund II (“Fund II”) which will focus on filling the financing gap for small to medium sized Irish private businesses. Fund II closed on €160 million of total capital commitments, making it one of the largest private equity funds in Ireland.

One Equity Partners Closes $2.75 Billion Private Equity Fund

We are pleased to announce the closing of One Equity Partners VIII, L.P. (“One Equity” and “OEP”), with committed capital of $2.75 billion.  Thanks to strong demand from investors, the fund was significantly oversubscribed, and the hard cap was increased. 

NIO Capital Closes Eve ONE Fund II at around USD 400 million

We are delighted to announce the close of NIO Capital Eve ONE Fund II L.P. (the “Fund”), an early-stage venture capital fund, focused on decarbonization and digitalisation megatrends transforming the new energy, mobility and logistics in China.

GRO Capital announces close of GRO Fund III at €600m hard cap

We are delighted to announce the close of GRO Capital Fund III K/S (“Fund III”), a B2B software focused fund partnering with sector-leading companies across Northern Europe.

Creandum closes new $500 million fund to back EU founders at the earliest stages

The early stage venture capital firm just announced its sixth early-stage fund, raising $500 million to commit to a new generation of European founders building the tech success stories of tomorrow.

Giving back

Asante is proud to partner with The Asante Africa Foundation

The Asante Africa Foundation is a strong, vibrant, and engaged global team committed to empowering East Africa’s youth to confidently address life’s challenges and opportunities, thrive in the global economy, and catalyze positive change. Because complex system challenges require system solutions, The Asante Africa Foundation delivers an ecosystem model of interconnected programs that encourage, educate, train, and apply knowledge to life challenges. Programs are managed by local staff and delivered in concert with global support and key partners in the communities where they operate.